A House of Cards: The Icons of Capitol Hill
Sunday, September 14, 2014
Deception? Intrigue? Conspiracy? Capitol Hill in Washington DC is where it all takes place! It also happens to be one of the city’s best places to learn the techniques of travel and architectural photography!
Monuments and Memorials - Half Day
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Learn how to take great pictures BEFORE you go on that expensive trip! Join our standard Monuments and Memorials workshop, offered every Wednesday and Saturday, in which Paris-trained architectural photographer E. David Luria takes you to some of the most popular monuments and historic buildings in Washington.
Outdoor Informal Portraiture - Beginner Level
Saturday, September 6, 2014
Getting a natural, relaxed image in posed pictures of friends and family is art, not science. It takes a number of ingredients, particularly mastering the science portion of photography so you, the photographer, can be natural and relaxed. This photo Safari, taught by professional portrait photographer Bob Blanken, will use the wonderful settings available at Meridian Hill Park in Washington DC
Barns, Farms and Bridges of Frederick County MD
Sunday, September 28, 2014
If you’d like to travel back in time, join us on this unique day-long photo experience led by Frederick photographer Judy Reisman to shoot the farms, barns and covered bridges of Frederick County, MD.
Abstracts and Still Lifes
Sunday, September 7, 2014
See that wrinkled red leaf on the sidewalk? It’s a picture. See the cross-hatched shadows on the wall made by the fire escape railing? It’s a picture. If you want to develop your eye for the weird and unusual close-up, come join us in the colorful Adams-Morgan entertainment neighborhood for a walking Safari that will sharpen your eyes for pictures you never knew were there!
Warbirds In Flight: Radio-Controlled Model Airplanes!
Saturday, September 13, 2014
How would you like to photograph or video military jet aircraft being prepared for flight, taking off, buzzing the airfield, doing dogfights in the sky, and then landing on a short runway?
Wait! Don’t Quit Your Day Job! Photography As A Second Career Workshop
Sunday, September 28, 2014
Photography is a profession that can NOT be easily outsourced to other countries. Why? Because you have to be HERE to take the picture! With careful planning while you keep your day job, you CAN turn your hobby and your love of photography into a lucrative profession.
Faces, Not Places!
Saturday, October 4, 2014
Professional event photographer and Washington Photo Safari director E. David Luria will give you very useful tips on how (and how not) to take posed and unposed photos of the people you know, how to capture candid moments of people you do NOT know in crowded marketplaces or on street scenes—in short: how to take pictures that really tell the PEOPLE story of your trip!
Sunday, October 26, 2014
The huge picture windows, the Jeffersonian-style arching domes, and the built-in artwork of architect Cesar Pelli’s $300 million Terminal B/C at the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport provide many opportunities for good exterior and interior architectural photography.
Cherry Blossoms at Sunrise
Saturday, March 21, 2015
If you don’t mind getting up REAL early and tromping around the Tidal Basin on a COLD April morning, this photo Safari’s for you. The early sun filtering through the blossoms gives them a lovely, golden light, much nicer than the harsh white light of mid-day.